The highest paychecks go to VPs of Information Technology, who earn an average $137K annually, closely trailed by IT Business Analysts ($87K), Banking Branch Managers (approximately $75K), and Compliance Analysts (around $56K). Personal Bankers make an average $40K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Citibank for between five and 10 years earn about $74K per year on average. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $54K annually on average. The largest fraction of Citibank people (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $92K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($99K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Dallas, Texas (about $85K), Irving, Texas (around $82K), and Tampa, Fla. ($67K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Buffalo, N.Y. — at about $44K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in New Jersey, where the average salary is $89K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Lawyers earn $148K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Project Management Professionals with credentials; these people earn $122K per year on average. Citibank workers who hold a Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS) are also well compensated, earning around $157K on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $82K annually. A common skill in Citibank's work force is Data Analysis; about a seventh of survey participants report using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Banking were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (31 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. Almost all survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. Citibank provides health insurance to a large number of workers, and most workers do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.